Tuesday, September 8, 2009

ON THE RIGHT TRACK Philadelphia Inquirer Since federal deregulation of the industry in 1980, so-called short line railroads have surged in number from 200 to roughly 520. ...

Railroad's rare barge float is shelved pending repair work Bethany Beach Wave By Ceri Larson Danes • September 5, 2009 CAPE CHARLES -- Bay Coast Railroad operates one of only two railroad car floats east of the ...

Rusty locomotive moves closer to rails KRQE ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - After rusting away for half a century, one New Mexico locomotive is closer to breathing fire and riding the rails again. .

BNSF Railway's proposed freight cente raises concerns about impact ...FOX2now.com(AP) — A BNSF Railway proposal to build a freight center in Johnson County is raising concerns about a possible impact on the Kansas City region's air ...

WK&S train hits vehicle in Albany Township; driver injured, 4 ...Reading Eagle Tabitha Judson, 37, was eastbound on Old Philly Pike near Route 143 when a WK&S Railroad train rammed her SUV at a crossing, state police at Hamburg said. ...

Pullman Troop Sleeper program at Railroad Museum Nevada Appeal The Nevada State Railroad Museum will host railroad historian John Ryczkowski for a presentation on Pullman Troop Sleepers in the West during World War II ...

West Coast Port Execs Meet With UP, BNSF Management Cunningham Report Officials from the six major West Coast ports sat down with senior railroad executives from the Union Pacific and BNSF on Tuesday to discuss how they can ...

Can Amtrak evolve into something more? Reuters Blogs This analysis of Amtrak is worth reading in full. But I like this paragraph in particular: Even though the American freight-train business has enjoyed a ...

Streetcars, trolleys once ruled the streets of SL Deseret News A tourist brochure for Union Pacific Railroad passengers stopping over in Salt Lake in the 1870s encouraged visitors to take the streetcars to their ...

Railroad Commissioner Michael Williams to Speak in Duncanville Examiner.com Texas Railroad Commissioner Michael Williams will speak to the Southwest Dallas Republicans on Tuesday, September 8 at the Republican Field Office in ...

Woman recalls railroad ride from Parkton FayObserver.com The upcoming Railroad Days in the Robeson County town of Parkton brought back fond memories for Stoufer. She remembers that, for years, a train ride from ...

Trestle makeover Alamogordo Daily News... is carefully removed by a crane as part of a reconstruction project headed by Osmose Railroad Services Inc., a company specializing in railroad bridges. ...

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